Low Lean Mass Predicts Incident Fractures Independently From FRAX: a Prospective Cohort Study of Recent Retirees

Mélany Hars, Emmanuel Biver, Thierry Chevalley, François Herrmann, René Rizzoli, Serge Ferrari, Andrea Trombetti

November 11 2016

Mélany Hars1, Emmanuel Biver1, Thierry Chevalley1, François Herrmann2, René Rizzoli1, Serge Ferrari1, Andrea Trombetti1

1 Division of Bone Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine Specialties, Geneva University Hospitals and Faculty of Medicine, Geneva, Switzerland 
2 Division of Geriatrics, Department of Internal Medicine Rehabilitation and Geriatrics, Geneva University Hospitals and Faculty of Medicine, Thônex, Switzerland


Aging clinical and experimental research offers a multidisciplinary forum on the progressing field of gerontology and geriatrics. The areas covered by the journal include: biogerontology, neurosciences, epidemiology, clinical gerontology and geriatric assessment, social, economical and behavioral gerontology. “Aging clinical and experimental research” appears bimonthly and publishes review articles, original papers and case reports.

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